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 Stu Solomon

Profile of Stu Solomon

VP, General Counsel & Chief Risk Officer, iSIGHT Partners
News & Commentary Posts: 1

As a member of the iSIGHT Partners executive team, Stu Solomon is responsible for spearheading the company's efforts to manage operational, legal and reputational risks. Mr. Solomon also leads iSIGHT Partners internal legal team. Previously, Stu led the teams charged with enabling key aspects of the client relationship including: Sales Engineering, Contracts and Legal, Sales Operations and Client Engagement. Stu also led a component of iSIGHT's ThreatService function helping clients better understand the realities of their threat environment. Prior to joining iSIGHT, following a number of Active duty assignments as an Air Force Officer, Stu has served in a series of information security, business continuity and risk and compliance roles while an executive with Bank of America, and as a consultant to Fortune 500 and government entities.
A proud graduate of the United States Air Force Academy, Stu also received his Juris Doctor from Rutgers University and continues to serve as an Officer in the Delaware Air National Guard having been fortunate enough to serve as a Squadron Commander of logistics and communications functions on several occasions.

Articles by Stu Solomon
20 Questions to Ask Yourself before Giving a Security Conference Talk
Joshua Goldfarb, Co-founder & Chief Product Officer, IDDRA,  10/16/2017
Printers: The Weak Link in Enterprise Security
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Dark Reading,  10/16/2017
Hyatt Hit With Another Credit Card Breach
Dark Reading Staff 10/13/2017
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Published: 2017-05-09
NScript in mpengine in Microsoft Malware Protection Engine with Engine Version before 1.1.13704.0, as used in Windows Defender and other products, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (type confusion and application crash) via crafted JavaScript code within ...

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Published: 2017-05-08
unixsocket.c in lxterminal through 0.3.0 insecurely uses /tmp for a socket file, allowing a local user to cause a denial of service (preventing terminal launch), or possibly have other impact (bypassing terminal access control).

CVE-2016-8202
Published: 2017-05-08
A privilege escalation vulnerability in Brocade Fibre Channel SAN products running Brocade Fabric OS (FOS) releases earlier than v7.4.1d and v8.0.1b could allow an authenticated attacker to elevate the privileges of user accounts accessing the system via command line interface. With affected version...

CVE-2016-8209
Published: 2017-05-08
Improper checks for unusual or exceptional conditions in Brocade NetIron 05.8.00 and later releases up to and including 06.1.00, when the Management Module is continuously scanned on port 22, may allow attackers to cause a denial of service (crash and reload) of the management module.

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Published: 2017-05-08
Nextcloud Server before 11.0.3 is vulnerable to an inadequate escaping leading to a XSS vulnerability in the search module. To be exploitable a user has to write or paste malicious content into the search dialogue.